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The 2023 DC Real Estate Market vs 2008 The 2023 DC Real Estate Market Isn't a Throwback To 2008 There's nothing like a year of drastic mortgage interest rate hikes on top of breathtaking price increases to bring back bad memories of the 2008 real estate market crash, and its subsequent fallout, w...
01/06/2023
A little rate increase, and forecasts for a little more, and a little more, with no definite end in sight.A little more pain and a promise for more to come from Fed Chair Jay Powell after today's FOMC meeting. Today's rate hike of 0.5% lifts the terminal rate projection to 5.1%. It was the 7th an...
12/14/2022
 Dropping in on client friends who bought a fixer and seeing the results of their hard work is  #changeisbeautiful #capitolhilltransformation #mobisfire #homeonthehill #stylishcapitolhillrow #laurenandkumail#buildingdreams #buildingafuture #capitolhillhomes #dc#theisaacsteam #realestateinthedistrict
12/10/2022
With changing mortgage rates, the amount of the mortgage loan you qualify for is also changing. One of the factors used to determine how much you can borrow is the Debt-To-Income-Ratio, or DITI. Learn how it works!Visit our DITI page  #debttoincomeratio #qualifyingforamortgage #DITI #debttoincome...
12/08/2022
Fed-Induced Recession In 2023 NY Fed's Recession Probability Model shrieking warnings of an incoming downturn, odds at 38% have analysts saying it's really a near-100% chance DataTrek’s Nicholas Colas said: “It is clearly saying high short term interest rates are going to cause a recession in the...
12/07/2022
On November 30, 2022, Fed Chair Jerome Powell' message could not have been clearer: Interest rates will continue to rise, moderately, and for some time to come.If you have the means to take advantage of market uncertainty, this is your time. There's a brief window of opportunity to move forward a...
12/07/2022
Chances are... no. 😬Many decks in Washington DC aren't built to code. If you're thinking about spending some time this fall-winter preparing your home for a spring sale, or you just bought a home and are planning to build or rebuild a deck, you'll want to follow construction code and neighborhood...
12/04/2022
Following suit with conforming loan limit increases, HUD has increased FHA loan limits for next year.Beginning January 1 2023, 3,222 U.S. counties will see higher loan limits, while 12 counties will remain the same. For most of the country, the new baseline FHA loan limit will be $472,030 for a s...
12/03/2022
DC Assumable Mortgages: Seller Advantage? If you're a home seller in the District of Columbia with an assumable mortgage, you're probably asking the question; Is it a big advantage in the current market?With a decade of historically low mortgage interest rates, low inventory and stiff competition...
11/26/2022
It was exciting news, and  this afternoon’s inflation report should have an almost immediate effect on mortgage interest rates, improving the outlook for buyers--and sellers. Stronger seller confidence, though, could re-energize the market and harden home prices. We’ll see. Here’s what happened: ...
11/10/2022
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